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wood river collet chuck

05-11-2017 02:43 AM by davyj

Just bought this chuck today. Have not used it. But I See a potential problem...

0 05-11-2017 02:43 AM
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gouge coating

05-09-2017 04:02 AM by Karda

Hi, I just noticed that my gouges look dirty or greasy but it won’t cle...

3 05-09-2017 03:38 PM
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Check out these turners and their lathes.

05-09-2017 03:28 AM by bruc101

Amazing https://w...

2 05-09-2017 02:56 PM
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Work sharp with svd-185

05-07-2017 11:22 PM by jayvansickle

Does anybody have a list of settings for spindle gouge sharpening with WS3000...

5 05-08-2017 04:08 PM
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Air Filtration for Lathe Sanding Dust in Indoor Workshop in Canada

05-03-2017 05:56 PM by Shaun

For the last year, I’ve been working in a small garden shed. As I start...

13 05-08-2017 11:55 AM
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first segmented goblet

05-07-2017 09:15 PM by telrite

9” tall. Stem is Walnut surrounded by Cherry and Maple. Cup is Chechen....

3 05-08-2017 12:15 AM
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Spindle Adapter Issue

05-06-2017 12:50 PM by OldCorps

I’ve just gotten a new Grizzly G0766 lathe which has a 1-1/4”x8tp...

5 05-07-2017 10:37 PM
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Joining Your Group

05-05-2017 05:27 PM by OldCorps

Hi folks, I don’t know if this is the right way to come aboard but I de...

13 05-07-2017 09:17 PM
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pallet wood glueing

04-29-2017 11:18 PM by Karda

Hi, I have some pallet boards I want to glue up for turning, pallet boards ar...

10 05-07-2017 05:43 PM
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tool rest angle

05-04-2017 10:09 PM by Karda

I have noticed that in sharpening videos many turners use 40% angle on their ...

17 05-07-2017 04:48 PM
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Tippe or Tippy Top

06-01-2013 08:53 PM by Wildwood

I finally turned a tippy top that works. Several years ago learned about them...

10 05-04-2017 12:27 PM
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Is all M2 HSS steel the same?

05-02-2017 04:43 PM by Abter

I know that some tool makers sell turning tools marked M2 that are not. I ha...

9 05-03-2017 08:36 PM
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Carnauba maintenance

05-02-2017 01:21 AM by Spinster

Hello, newbie here with a wood turning finish question. I use the Beale Buff...

1 05-02-2017 10:05 AM
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HELP! Need a quick high gloss finish for a segmented vase

04-28-2017 12:05 AM by AnthonyPants

I am finishing up the sanding on my first turning project, an 11” segme...

14 05-01-2017 06:17 PM
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Harbor Freight Lathe (#34706) as My Ultimate Lathe

04-29-2017 12:47 AM by Hockey

I recently bought a HF lathe model # 34706, thinking I could always upgrade. ...

21 05-01-2017 03:58 PM
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Need help with getting info

04-30-2017 05:18 PM by Surestcloud

Hi, I just brought a used 1983 kts wood turning lathe, current problems, the ...

3 04-30-2017 08:15 PM
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Banyan Wood

04-29-2017 07:19 AM by UncleStumpy

Has anybody ever turned Banyan wood? I found some on Ebay and it looks ama...

11 04-30-2017 07:42 PM
View Karda's profile

balancing between centers

04-24-2017 11:42 PM by Karda

I was give a chunk of fire wood to turn. I trimmed as much of the pith as I c...

21 04-28-2017 08:24 PM
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04-27-2017 11:02 PM by Woody2016

Hay guys. I have a large supply of sale. Looking to sell off some of it. It i...

5 04-28-2017 05:08 PM
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Coring system

04-27-2017 11:35 PM by Lefley

Looking for a coring system for wood that you guys could recommend .. Have a ...

2 04-28-2017 04:07 PM

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